Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among blacks by state (2014) Switch to: State among blacks by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of blacks who say…

State There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 105. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 29% 70% 1% < 1% 105
California 31% 66% 2% < 1% 206
District of Columbia 27% 70% 3% < 1% 119
Florida 29% 71% < 1% 1% 227
Georgia 32% 65% 2% 1% 251
Illinois 30% 70% < 1% < 1% 156
Louisiana 35% 61% 1% 3% 119
Maryland 19% 78% 1% 2% 156
Michigan 30% 66% 2% 2% 123
Mississippi 28% 69% < 1% 4% 103
New York 25% 71% 1% 3% 240
North Carolina 28% 72% < 1% < 1% 183
Ohio 24% 76% < 1% 1% 102
Pennsylvania 34% 64% < 1% 2% 112
South Carolina 33% 65% 2% 1% 112
Texas 27% 70% 3% < 1% 263
Virginia 22% 75% 2% 1% 119

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